So, my first week as a resident of Melbourne and I've been catching public transport happily (well, pretty happily) and on this, my fourth public transport day I encountered my first Train Knitter. So exciting! The lovely lady sat next to me and pulled out her project. She saw me looking and smiled and I flashed my handknit socks.
I usually read on public transport, I don't think my knitting style is conducive to travel. I tend to knit things that require me to have the pattern, and a tape measure, and a row counter, and stitch markers, and...well, anyway, I quite like reading on public transport.
So this is the new sock I have started from Ann Budd's "Sock Knitting Master Class" that requires all of the above accessories. I am doing Cookie A's Asymmetrical Cables. The yarn is "Burnt Cinnamon Roll" on BFL Superwash from Dye for Yarn.
I am so slow at cables but this seems to be going well. First repeat: